New News information at Wood Based Panels New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Wood Based Panels http://http// Fast and ultrathin: Dieffenbacher delivers THDF plant to Guangxi Lelin A state-of-the-art THDF plant producing ultrathin boards primarily for use by furniture makers will be built by Dieffenbacher for Guangxi Lelin Forestry Development Co Ltd in China by June 2019. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:48:04 GMT Timber industry could face “£1 billion Brexit bill” if UK leaves customs union The UK timber industry faces a potential “Billion pound Brexit bill” if Britain leaves the EU customs union the Timber Trade Federation (TTF) has said in a statement. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:41:04 GMT Chinese straw-based particleboard specialist orders fourth plant from Dieffenbacher For the fourth time in four years, Chinese straw-based particleboard specialist Wanhua Ecoboard has ordered a straw-based particleboard plant from Dieffenbacher. The Greenfield project at the Tonglin site in the Anhui province is scheduled to start production in December. Thu, 31 May 2018 10:31:42 GMT Sterling OSB and Social Bite help homeless with accommodation Norbord has supplied 11 packs of its market-leading SterlingOSB to help a pioneering Scottish charity build accommodation for the homeless in Edinburgh. Thu, 31 May 2018 10:30:17 GMT Kronospan opens Design Center in new cosmopolitan business area of Warsaw Kronospan, leading producer of wood based panels and value added products for the interior design, furniture and construction industries, has opened a new showroom in the heart of Warsaw, in the new cosmopolitan business area overlooking the famous Grzybowski Square. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 09:44:04 GMT Duratex resumes operation in Itapetininga due to market recovery The recovery of the Brazilian economy has become evident with the decision of Duratex to resume its Itapetininga operation. In 2015, the largest Brazilian company in the sector decided to temporarily suspend the production of MDF and MDP at this plant due to the slowdown in the construction and furniture sectors. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 09:42:59 GMT Australia’s OSB imports continue to rise Australia’s consumption of sheathing material, especially OSB has grown strongly in recent years, faster in fact than the rate of housing growth would suggest, reports Wood Market Edge, IndustryEdge’s monthy publication. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 06:22:41 GMT Sonae Industria’s 2017 sales results down 4.1% compared to previous year Consolidated sales turnover of Sonae Industria, manufacturer of engineered wood products, reached €231.0m in 2017, a reduction of €9.9m (-4.1%) compared to 2016. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:54:02 GMT China/US trade dispute: plywood producers urged to capture the moment The trade dispute between China and the US has benefitted the Indonesian timber sector according to Purwadi Soeprihanto, executive director of the Association of Indonesian Forest Concessionaires (APHI). Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:52:54 GMT Mexican fibreboard imports down 14.5% in 2017 Mexican fibreboard imports reached US$150.1m in 2017 and were down 14.5%, compared to US$175.6m 2016. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:51:04 GMT